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Liverpool photographer reviews photography in 2020

Photographers Review of 2020

2020 has been a year we will never forget but I have renewed hope that the future will be stronger than ever for me and my business.

Published on Wed Jan 13, 2021

Liverpool photographer David J Colbran ongoing project photographing leaves with a macro lens and making leaf skeletons project

Leaf skeleton art

Finding leaf skeletons in the woods out and about is fairly rare. I have a couple but thought I'd have a go and making some of my own.

Published on Mon Nov 9, 2020

File pictures of the late lead singer Frederick

RIP Frederick "Toots" Hibbert - Liverpool 2011

Sad to hear Jamaican reggae pioneer Frederick Nathaniel "Toots" Hibbert has died at the age of 77. The legendary musician fronted the reggae and ska band Toots & the Maytals from the early 1960s.

Published on Thu Oct 8, 2020

Fine art photography prints for sale in black and white and colour by Liverpool photographer David J Colbran

Fine Art photography prints for sale

I’m excited to announce that you can now buy Fine Art Photography Prints in my online shop. I've sold a few limited editions in the past to clients and friends and now open this up to everyone.

Published on Wed Sep 23, 2020

Liverpool photographer releases statement and response to the Covid-19 virus pandemic.

Covid-19 Response September 2020

DJC Design remains open and is responding to the Covid-19 virus with the health and wellbeing of our co-workers, clients and the community as our first priority.

Published on Mon Sep 7, 2020

Photographs of bespoke shipping containers

Cargostore is the World's largest supplier of shipping containers and I was asked to take images across several sites and several days of bespoke conversions.

Published on Wed Aug 26, 2020

A really interesting photography commission at a series of science laboratories here on Merseyside, UK by professional photographer David J Colbran

Science lab photography

A really interesting photography commission at a series of science laboratories here in Liverpool.

Published on Mon Jul 27, 2020

Liverpool photographer releases statement and response to the Covid-19 virus pandemic.

Covid-19 Response June 2020

DJC Design remains open and is responding to the Covid-19 virus with the health and wellbeing of our co-workers, clients and the community as our first priority.

Published on Sun Jun 21, 2020

Liverpool press photographer documents the BLM march in Liverpool on 13th June 2020

Black Lives Matter protest Liverpool

7000 plus people gathered at 'The Rialto' in Toxteth, Liverpool on Saturday the 13th of June 2020 to march to the city centre as a Black Lives Matter demonstration.

Published on Tue Jun 16, 2020

A professional photographer details what he has been up to during lock down - personal project digitising old images

Personal project - scanning 35mm slides

I've just started a personal project that I have been meaning to for years. Digitising and scanning a massive box of old 35mm slides that I inherited from my late mother.

Published on Wed May 27, 2020

"I have employed David for conferences, presentations, social engagements, marketing materials, open days, portrait shots, official document signings amongst many others. David has always been amenable to our sometimes short notice and has delivered our photos in a quick time frame as agreed and sometimes much quicker depending on our needs. He has always been very helpful, he follows and delivers on the brief and is able to give additional value to jobs with minimal briefs. I am more than happy to recommend David and he will no doubt deliver the same quality he provides us."

 

Michael Humphreys

Development Officer at Liverpool John Moores University

Liverpool photographer - image example for a University client

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